How to Run for County Office

 

An important role of the Milwaukee County Election Commission is to provide information and assistance to any person interested in running for public office in the County of Milwaukee. 

 

Please click on the following links to learn more.

 

Candidate Instructions

 

Candidate Registration Form (GAB-1)

 

Declaration of Candidacy Form (GAB-162)

 

Candidate Filing Due Dates - Current Elections

 

Candidate Filing Due Dates - Future Elections

 

Campaign Fundraising Limitations

 

Nomination Signatures - Required Amounts

 

Campaign Finance Report Due Dates

 

Campaign Finance General Information for Candidates

 

 

Please note:

 

These documents are provided to assist citizens who are considering a bid for elected office.  Interested candidates are also responsible to review Chapters 5-12 of the State Statutes governing the election process.